Table 1

Descriptive statistics for study sample

Variable

Mean (standard deviation)/Frequency (%)


Demographics

Age

66.73 (5.7)

Sex

Male

63 (36.6%)

Female

109 (63.4%)

Body Mass Index (kg/m2)

28.8 (4.4)

Marital Status

Married

99 (57.6%)

Significant Other

3 (1.7%)

Single

11 (6.4%)

Divorced/Separated

34 (19.8%)

Widowed

25 (14.4%)

Race

Asian

6 (3.5%)

African American

12 (7.0%)

White

154 (89.5%)

Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino

3 (1.7%)

Non-Hispanic/Latino

169 (98.3%)

Education

<College

78 (45.4%)

≥ College

94 (54.6%)

Income

<$40,000

67 (41.5%)

≥ $40,001

95 (58.6%)

Fitness (METS)

CRF predicted by GXT

6.17 (1.4)

CRF predicted by Rockport testing

6.12 (1.7)

CRF predicted by equation

6.12 (2.32)

Self-Reported Physical Activity Level

1

55 (32%)

2

52 (30.2%)

3

22 (12.8%)

4

35 (20.3%)

5

8 (4.7%)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

None

27 (15.7%)

1-3

118 (68.7%)

4-6

25 (14.6%)

≥ 7

2 (1.2%)


Mailey et al. BMC Public Health 2010 10:59   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-59

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